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Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, includinge surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.
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Hi my name isXXXXX have PD and am on Sinamet + Requip 7

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Hi my name isXXXXX have PD and am on Sinamet + Requip 7 mg Madopar and Half Sinamit CR have now been diagnosed with vitd deficiency and am on d3 4 x a day and B12 injections 3 for 2 wks and then 1 for 8 weeks Will these all work OK

Have to take VitD tabs 4 x a day could u suggest when
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
Hi Denise. The regimen you're on for the Vitamin D and B12 problems are fine and they will work but you may need to continue the B12 injections for some time beyond that 8 week period. The vitamin D can be taken either four times a day or two tablets twice a day--either way would be fine
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Thank you but how do I wrk out the timings around my pd meds.

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
Sorry for the delay Denise. When do you take your PD meds?